Luke Kennard, born on June 24, 1996), his hometown is located in Franklin County, Ohio, USA. The functional shooting guard, currently playing for the NBA Los Angeles Clippers.
Location: G (No. 5)
Height: 1.96 meters / 6 feet 5
Weight: 93 kg/206 lbs
Team: Los Angeles Clippers
School: Duke University
Draft: 12th pick in the first round of 2017
Salary this season: $12.73 million
He is not only a high-quality three-point shooter but also an intelligent player. He has a good ball quotient, comprehensive offensive skills, and a comfortable shooting package is his biggest selling point. But his physical condition is average, his athletic ability is not good enough, and his defensive performance needs to be strengthened.
Entered Duke University in 2015, Kennard averaged 19.5 points, 5.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists in the 2016-17 season. In the 2017 NBA draft, Kennard was selected by the Detroit Pistons with the 12th pick in the first round. In his rookie season, Kennard made 43% of his three-pointers. In November 2020, Kennard was traded to the Clippers. In December of the same year, the Clippers renewed Kennard’s contract in advance with a four-year contract worth $64 million.